Find a local pumpkin patch

Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other Halloween activities in Eastern Shore of Maryland? Scroll down this page and you will see the all of those in Eastern Shore of Maryland, sorted by county. Some are farms, where you take a hay ride out into the field, others are elaborate farm stands with mountains of pumpkins and other activities and some are simple roadside stands. Most have loads of pumpkins to choose from. To really make it fun for your kids, look for those that have the extra activities, like a corn maze, spook house, or hayride. There is usually a small fee for the mazes (of course, the more elaborate mazes tend to charge more. Hayrides are often free. ALWAYS call before you go to confirm the info, they don't always report changes to me!

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New for this year, see our Top Ten list of best pumpkins to make pumpkin pies and for baking and cooking. Also, our Master List of 100 Varieties of Pumpkins for every purpose. Then see this page for our easy pumpkin pie from a real pumpkin recipe.

Updates for October 2023

Most pumpkin patches and corn mazes usually open by mid September, some earlier! You may also like a local zombie event or Zombie Paintball!. The world's best pumpkin pie recipe is here, and the pie crust recipe is here! And we have home canning, preserving, drying and freezing directions. You can access many pumpkin and other recipes and other resources from the drop down menus at the top of the page or the site search.  If you are looking for pick your own apples with pumpkins and often also fun activities, see this page.

NOTE: Many farms went out of business in the past 2 years and others are dropping their websites and switching to Facebook pages thus breaking all links to them. If a link is broken please click the "click here to report a broken link or blank page" so we can find the replacement link! Thanks!

After Halloween, find a Christmas tree at a local Christmas tree farm (and enjoy a bonfire, smore, hot chocolate and free hayrides, and often Santa visits! And next Spring, you'll want to take your children to a free Easter egg hunt - see our companion website to find a local Easter Egg hunt. If you have any questions or suggestions, feel free to write me! And Find a a local farm market here

Pumpkin Patch Listings, by county

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Caroline County

  • Malin Farms - pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, prepicked produce
    4691 Frazier Neck Road, Preston, MD 21655. Phone: 410-673-2226. Email: [email protected]. Directions: From US Rt 50 in Easton, Maryland take rt 331/Dover Bridge road towards Preston for 5.5 miles. Turn right on Frazier neck road, go exactly 1 mile, farm is on the left-strawberries are one half way up the lane Click here for a map to our farm. Crops are usually available in May, June, July, August. Open: 8 am to 8 pm 7 days a week Perennials-all summer Lima beans available late July early august Fall flowers and crops September to October 30th Payment: Cash, Check. We have containers full of flowers and hanging baskets. Fresh produce is available all summer long-cantaloupes, corn, watermelons, peppers and tomatoes. We also sell wholesale. Stop by and let us show you the horses!
  • Rawlings Farm - permanently closed
    Greensboro Road, Goldsboro, MD 21636. Open: UPDATE for 2021, Their Facebook page says they are permanently closed.  Click here for our Facebook page.
    (ADDED: March 12, 2020)
  • Redemption Farms LLC - Pick-your-own apples, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch- harvested and laid out on the ground or lawn, porta-potties, Cell service cell phones work here
    26564 Hignutt Rd, Denton, MD 21629. Phone: (443) 786-9263. Email: [email protected]. Open: Monday to Saturday 10 am to 6 pm Hours and availability May vary slightly throughout the season; Please call or email. Picking updates: Click here for updates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Strawberry season is typically: May 1 to June 15 Peach Season is typically: July 1 to September 1 Apple Season is typically: August 1 to November 1. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa, MasterCard, Discover.
    Click here for our Instagram page. (UPDATED: September 19, 2022)

Cecil County

  • Fair Weather Farm at Fairhill - Certified Organic, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, tractor-pulled hay rides, Pumpkin Weigh-Off, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, concessions or refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, face painting, farm animals, school tours
    5727 Telegraph Road, Elkton , MD 21921. Phone: (302) 530-7028. Email: [email protected]. Open: UPDATE for 2021: There is nothing on their page this year about Fall activities, corn maze, pumpkins; maybe in 2022;Seasonally Opened (June - December) Monday, Friday and Saturday Closed in Winter except for Scheduled Events and Classes. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: 1 mile from Newark, Delaware on Telegraph Rd. Click here for a map and directions. We are certified organic for all crops! Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page.
  • Milburn Orchards - pumpkins, gourds, Indian corn, bunches of field corn stalks, petting zoo, Fall festival, corn maze and hay mazes.
    1495 Appleton Road, Elkton, MD 21921. Phone: 410-398-1349 or 800-684-3000. Email: [email protected]. Click here for a map. All types of pumpkins from the huge titanic ones, clear down to the wee-wee baby munchkins, and everything in between. Why we even have a Pumpkin House you may wander through. Remember to bring your camera. Tens of thousands of gourds: From the wee-tiny spoons, warted, angel wings, bird house-type through the huge, green basket gourds, home made pumpkin pies, edible varieties of winter squash. Craft shows, corn and hay mazes. INCLUDED WITH BASIC ADMISSION:Hayrides, Corn Maze (Bigger maze for bigger kids & adults), Boo Barn (Not haunted, appropriate for all ages), Bale Trail (Straw Maze for all ages), MilkySway Tunnel, Cycle Circle, Straw Jump, Tractor Tunnel, Obstacle Bounce, Giant Spider Web, Rope Maze Family Challenge, Tractor Tire Tower, Farmyard Playground, BarnYard Buddies Zoo, GroundHog Hill, and other mini-family fun events! (UPDATED: May 16, 2019, JBS)

Dorchester County

Kent County

Queen Anne's County

  • Kent Fort Farm - Apples, blackberries, cucumbers, eggplant, peaches, peppers, pumpkins, summer squash, winter squash, tomatoes, other vegetables, restrooms, tractor-pulled hay rides, petting zoo
    135 Eastern Lane, Stevensville, MD 21666. Phone: 410 643-1650. Email us at: [email protected]. Directions: Route 50 to exit 37 south(east of Bay Bridge). Go 8 miles to Kent point rd on right. Follow 3 miles to Evans lane on left. Go 200 yards to Eastern lane on right. 2nd entrance on left. And for a map to our farm, click here. Crops are usually available in July, August, October. Open: Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, 9 am to 5 pm, Sunday 10 am to 4 pm. Open weekends only in October, 10 am to 4 pm, or by appointment. Peaches: Mid July-August. Peach Fest: 1st Saturday in August. Pumpkins: October weekends 11 am to 4 pm Payment: Cash, only.
  • Pintail Point Farm - corn maze, concessions or refreshment stand, restrooms, birthday parties, school tours
    511 Pintail Point Farm Lane, Queenstown, MD 21658. Phone: 410-827-7029. Email: [email protected]. Open: The corn maze is open from September 30, 2011 to Sunday, October 30, 2011; Flashlight Friday is from 5 to 9 pm; Saturday Day we are open from 10 am to 5 pm, and Flashlight Saturday starts at 5 pm and ends at 9 pm; Sunday we are open from Noon to 4 pm. Directions: From VA, Baltimore, Annapolis, MD - 50 East to the Bay Bridge, remain on 50 East; 50/301 Split stay Route 50 East. pass Prime Outlets 2nd yellow Blinking light turn right @ Carmichael Road. 1.5 miles to Pintail Point, Turn Right. Delaware - various route to 301 South. Follow to 213 exit turn left at light follow to Route 50 West. Go approximately 1.5 miles .Yellow Blinking Light turn left Carmichael Road, 1.5 miles Pintail Point, turn right. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. The maze is more than just a walk in the "stalks". It provides educational information in an entertaining format. The "Outback Adventure" Corn Maze meets the Maryland State Guidelines for Grades 3-8. School groups are welcome to enjoy the property Monday through Friday from 10 am to 2 pm by appointment.

Somerset County

Talbot County

  • Family Affair Farm - corn maze, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, tractor-pulled hay rides, porta-potties, picnic area (bring your own food), birthday parties, school tours
    30091 Rabbit Hill Road, Easton, MD 21601. Phone: 410-310-1331. Alternate Phone: 717-682-4857. Email: [email protected]. Open: See our website or Facebook for current hours. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. Our farm is focused on small children. We have a Field of Fun just right for our little goblins The Field of Fun has numerous fun and educational things to enjoy while visiting our farm. It also has a Milo Maze just for the little ones. If you have some older children we have a 3 acre corn maze that will be just right for them. Our new Flashlight Nights in the corn maze are not for the faint of heart Looking forward to spending our favorite time of year with you. Click here for our Facebook page. (UPDATED: July 12, 2016) (UPDATED: June 30, 2021, JBS)

Wicomico County

  • Adkins Farm Market - corn maze, pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, child-sized haybale maze, prepicked produce, snacks and refreshment stand, picnic area, school tours
    31493 Mount Hermon Road, Salisbury, MD 21804. Phone: 410-548-1478. Email: [email protected]. Directions: 1/4 mile East Airport Road on the right. And for a map to our farm, click here. Crops are usually available in September, October. Open: Monday thru Saturday 9 am to dust, Sunday 10:30 to 6:00. Corn maze is open from September 1st to October 31st. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard. Seven Acre Corn Maze and Spider Maze. Straw, Corn Fodder, and mums galore, very kid friendly.
  • Breckenridge Adventures - corn maze, pumpkin patch in the field, Bouncy castle or moon bounce, paintball, gift shop, concession stand (drinks, snacks and/or food), picnic area, birthday parties
    4032 Mill Rd, Vienna, MD. Phone: 443-521-9588. Open: Labor Day to Nov. UPDATE for 2021, Their website says they sold the farm, and it is as yet unknown what the new owners will do with the farm. Directions: Breckenridge Adventures is located near Linkwood, MD just off of Rt 50 Westbound. To find us type 4032
  • Mill Rd Vienna MD into your GPS. See their website for directions. Payment: Cash, Visa/MasterCard . 4 Exciting Paintball Fields, a 9+ acre Corn Maze, Playground & Activities for the kids.
  • Oakley's Farm Market - Corn maze, scarecrow making, on-site pumpkin patches and u-dig mums, Create your own scarecrow
    27466 Ocean Gateway (Rt. 50 West), Hebron, MD 21830. Phone: 410-860-8553. E-mail: [email protected]. Open: 7 days a week 8 am to 7 pm until October 31st. (UPDATED: October 07, 2019, JBS)
  • Wright's Farm - Corn maze, hay ride farm tours, school tours
    9300 Old Railroad Road, Mardela Springs, MD 21837. Phone: 410-742-8845.

Worcester County

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